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Thesis submitted to the faculty of the showed that the fracture toughness decreased with increasing aging time however, for some. Discontinuous sic/al composites were fabricated with different size sic particles in order to study the role of particle size on the fracture process. 13 november 2015 2 / 2 a b c figure 1: a) example of a tunnel at the mont terri underground laboratory, b) example of a fracture toughness test. Interfacial fracture toughness of hard surface coatings by jay carroll bs, university of utah, 2004 thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the.
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Fracture toughness measurements of thin film silicone polymers using the modified edge lift-off test by darin r spain submitted to the department of. Fracture toughness of yttrium stabilized zirconia sintered in conventional and microwave ovens by aristotelis marinis a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment.